Example sentences for: deaf

How can you use “deaf” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • My hosts were always calm and kind in putting up with the odd foreigner who was bound to find larger signals gross and yet to miss nuances altogether, coming across as deaf, dumb, and functionally illiterate.

  • An article marvels at a "linguistic big bang" in Nicaragua, where deaf kids have invented their own language in a generation.

  • But anti-Semitism permeated Nazi ideology, and Finkelstein is deaf to its nuances.

  • Activists for free speech and the deaf rose to Springer's defense: It's always good business to be censored.

  • To quote the author, "Many of them are deaf, and all of them are dumb.

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